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[♪ theme music ♪] >> stephanie: hello, current tv world. how number 1. charlie pierce of esquire.com among other fabulous treats. jacki schechner you know what the silver lining for me in the republican pounding in the election, is their repeated attempts to reach out to the women folk. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: somebody in the republican party pointed out that mitt romney won white women. so that's proof that they don't have a chick problem. >> is that true? >> stephanie: yeah six points worse among -- what do you call -- romney's performance among white women was six points worse than among white men.
but he technically did win white women. >> not this white woman. not the white woman i speak with. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: yes, the president won women by double digits. but, yes, the white women apparently love that mittens. >> hum. >> stephanie: here she is in the current news jacki schechner. >> good morning, everybody. the president and vice president are scheduled to meet with state governors at the white house today just after 10:00 am eastern to talk about ways to balance the budget then at 12:30 the president's first post-election interrue. anticipate plenty of discussion about the counteroffer on the fiscal cliff. and the gop would avoid toxin creases for everyone including
the 1%. and endorse $1.4 trillion in cuts and adjustments to medicare, social security and other mandatory programs. the white house says it does not pass the test of balance and sticks the middle class with the bill. nancy pelosi will file the discharge position that we talked about yesterday, and that would force a vote for the bush tax cuts. the new "washington post" pugh research poll say 58% of those asked say it would be the republicans fault if we go over the fiscal cliff. and that shows all this back and forth isn't doing house gop any good. we're back after the break.
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tickets for dc. there are five vip tickets left. >> wow. >> stephanie: they may be gone now. >> five! >> five! >> stephanie: i will go get -- no too late. >> right. go snatch them up. >> stephanie: i just got two vip tickets to the show in dc. we live in north carolina but our son is in annapolis. i have a wonderful husband who hold me to do it. just be gentle with him at the meet and grope. tell him to wear a cup. people are like oh steph could you get down. >> yeah we can just go home now. >> stephanie: yeah. >> have extended family do the show for us. >> stephanie: exactly. they all become friends. [♪ magic wand ♪] >> stephanie: we get the audience to be paint the fence. >> yes.
>> stephanie: road flair mary ron in delaware writes about the food stamp challenge. corey booker is going on food stamps for one month. how long until road flair mary calls in to complain about another black man stealing food stamps from her son. mary hasn't called me since the election. [ crickets chirping ] >> oh that's a knee slapper. >> stephanie: his snark doesn't wear well after an electoral pounding. >> no. >> stephanie: he would frequently scoff at how out of touch we were. >> it was for people on the skirts who stole it, clearly.
[ mocking laughter ] >> stephanie: right. okay. all right. you know what we head to to make some cash on this whole fiscal cliff. it looks like we are going over. i think we could sell fiscal cliff saucers and helmets. >> sure. >> sell t-shirts at the fiscal cliff claifen. >> stephanie: there jim's catch phrase. >> charles productions. >> stephanie: a lot of people are equally irritated by grover norquist. he is on the meet the press, and i don't understand who he is why anything pays at attention to him. and why he gives the president of the united states instructions. the point is is there a cure chris? >> why yes. >> what it is? >> that grover norquist i can't speak. >> try this. >> norquill?
>> yeah. norquill the shut the [ censor bleep ] up so we can get something done medicine. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: i didn't see that coming. i should listen it to first. >> yeah you really should. >> stephanie: i have a nephewture husband this morning. >> does he know? >> stephanie: no. well he does now, if you just give me a second here. >> does he know you are lesbianic. >> stephanie: no. jim stop being a [ censor bleep ]. we kept saying it is treasonist -- how do you sign a pledge to a guy? >> with no political authority of any kind. >> stephanie: right. professor robert thurman is
unhappy about the congress critters signing the pledge to grover norquist. he released a video calling norquist's pledge a treassonnous oath. they will not raise taxes of any kind on anyone and therefore they have taken an oath to an outside organization not supported by the constitution. this is a non-governmental organization, not elected by anybody, and supported by big-money people. and these people have signed a sworn oath that contradicts
their oath of office. they are not sincerely taking their oath of office. >> they should all be thrown out. >> and if they persist in that and held to that by this outside person they are breaking their oath of office and not serving what they swore to serve the american people. he points out the whole drowning the government in the bathtub. people are suggesting demolishing the government are anarchists. they are starving the beast by saying those who signed the pledge are unfit by office. [ applause ] >> stephanie: thank you, sir. >> it's like they are working for the confederacy or something. >> stephanie: yeah when you are saying that's my goal to drown the government in a bathtub. >> exactly. >> stephanie: thank you professor. [ applause ]
>> you would do him. >> stephanie: no idea what he looks like. it doesn't matter. >> you would do him for his mind. >> turn the lights off. >> stephanie: just put the video on again, and put on this angelina jolie mask. [ buzzer ] >> you know she likes knives. >> stephanie: that's what makes it hot. >> well then. >> stephanie: here is what i love about the electoral pounding, is there is silver lining after silver lining isn't it? despite citizens united we were all so concerned, it turns out sheldon adleson lost $50 million more than was previously
thought. [ laughter ] >> hah hah! >> what? >> stephanie: how many times has his wife yelled sheldon? >> where is my $50 million? >> stephanie: he may have lost $150 million. >> oh wow. ♪ nah, nah, nah, nah ♪ >> stephanie: he promised only to spend a hundred million dollars, but it turns out to be closer to $150 million. >> i'm sure his kids would love to know where it went. >> stephanie: dad. >> dad? >> stephanie: you are giving loser mitt romney all of our money. i hate you. $40 million went to karl rove's cross roads which only had a 4%
success rate. >> a lot of holes in the dessert. some of them got batties in them. >> stephanie: if karl rove were to get hit by a bag, if he steps on a bag of vipers we might know where to look. shortly thereafter there will be a giant cartoon hand knocking on mr. mr. adelson's door. >> vipers everywhere you look. >> stephanie: okay. we're just kidding. >> [ inaudible ] is lousy with vipers. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: okay. allison also -- >> that shakespeare statue vipers. >> stephanie: pure vipers. >> that statue of [ inaudible ]. made up of pure broken glass.
>> broken glass. >> [ inaudible ] made of broken glass. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: adelson doled out $15 million to the coach brothers $6.5 million to the jewish coalition. he said he had been motivated to act because he felt vilified by the obama administration after his businesses were investigated. he is being unfairly prosecuted for bribing and money laundering. >> yes. hum. in most places that is considered a crime. >> stephanie: when i see what is happening to me and this company, that kind of behavior has to stop. >> stop pointing out the things i did. >> stop. >> stop it. >> stop it. [ laughter ]
>> ann romney: stop it. >> stephanie: i love this part. adelson is scheduled to travel to washington, d.c. where he will meet with at least one republican leader to push for changes to the anti-bribery law. why does bribery have to be illegal? [ laughter ] >> wow. >> stephanie: oh that is just -- >> i'll give you a hundred if you make this law go away. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: who could be so uptight about bribery. that's delightful. >> did i say a hundred? thousand. okay. a million. 10 million. >> stephanie: all right. 17 million -- 17 million -- see i'm talking and sheldon and 17 million just rolled off of my tongue. >> you probably have over a thousand dollars worth of music.
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>> announcer: stephanie miller -- ♪ i got your number i need to make you mine -- >> announcer: stephanie miller. ♪ -- i need to make you mine ♪ >> stephanie: i would try 1-800-steph-1-2. that's what i would the. hello, mike you are on the "stephanie miller show." >> caller: i am a first time caller. i have been listening since this past election. i became a democrat since 1972 later become union, and fell into the democratic party even more. mr. boner has a proposal to cut medicaid medicare and snap -- i'm trying to think of what that is --
>> stephanie: i'll think of it go ahead. >> caller: and wants pay cut for all federal employees. does that include the congressmen? >> stephanie: oh no.no it alway aay excludes them. >> caller: i think every they deal out to the people that we have to live with they should be living with. >> stephanie: yeah. >> caller: that would not change the laws the stupid they wide do. >> supplemental nutrition assistance program. >> stephanie: yes. >> or spay neuter assistance program. >> stephanie: no food stamps. [ laughter ] [ buzzer ] >> stephanie: mike sounds like he gargled with a bag of glass. i like a growly voiced man. hello, debbie in maryland.
>> caller: hi, steph. i'm so excited. i have vip tickets. and it's 101 k as in k street. and i missed tuesdays with aisha, so i'm so glad she is coming. >> stephanie: i know and one huge celebrity -- >> huge! >> stephanie: -- guest on panel. >> caller: thank you for coming to the east coast. you are making my birthday. >> stephanie: all right. >> caller: bring one cake. >> stephanie: all right. any just wrote that down. 101 k. i have got a grope for her. sue in rockville, you are on the "stephanie miller show." hi, sue. >> caller: hi good morning, i heard my name in passing while i'm talking to the hospital doctors who are trying to kill my mother again. >> stephanie: oh dear. >> caller: i have a south out to
the whole d.c. mook group. we have a holiday to celebrate the gang. >> stephanie: what better holiday. >> caller: and all of us are coming to the show. >> stephanie: if any of us had an ego, we would be crushed because nobody cares about who is coming to the show it's like oh sue from rockville! [ screaming ] >> stephanie: did you hear that orly taitz case was thrown out by the judge. >> stephanie: again. >> caller: the judge said to her, you know evidence is not just stuff printed from the internet. >> stephanie: i read that. let me finish! i have more things from interweb. we may need to have her back in
to salve her latest wounds. >> your case is based entirely on the comment section. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: that's not considered admissible. those are just yahoos making comments. those are really not evidence. oh i'm such a helper. i think birtherism just not her bag. >> no. >> stephanie: i am not good at anything. >> i hope she is a better dentist -- >> stephanie: the "stephanie miller show" was not mean to make any implication that she is not a good dentist. because now i have to schedule another cleaning. every time jim says these things i have to go in and have a cleaning, and then hire her has
by lawyer in case something goes wrong with her as my dentist, and have to sue her. >> and then she'll print stuff off of the internet as evidence. >> that's so ironic. >> stephanie: no. that's not at all ironic. nothing pisses a liberal off more than somebody using the word ironic in a sentence. >> like a black fly in your chardonnay. >> stephanie: no that's gross. the latest obama conspiracy theory next on the "stephanie miller show." ♪ (vo) when the clock runs out when the last card is played what will be remembered? explore the lives of the famous and infamous who changed our world forever. experience the drama,
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>> sorry if it seems forward, but i had to give that -- >> announcer: stephanie miller. . >> -- the test drive, and let me say, wow. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: thank you. thank you very much. i am a smooth drive. 1-800-steph-1-2 the phone number toll free from anywhere. ed in houston you are on the "stephanie miller show." hi ed. >> caller: good morning, miss miller, and good morning to the guys. >> hello. >> good morning. >> caller: my question as i presented to t-bone was why don't we just go ahead and allow the trigger to fall into effect? why don't we say okay you guys don't want to make a deal fine. we'll go back to the clinton era, which will happen at the beginning of the year.
>> stephanie: yeah. >> caller: and i mean also other people in the lower-income brackets will have to pay more, but i think we're willing to do that. >> stephanie: i don't think it's a preferable thing to go off of the cliff, but the more and more you see republicans have not changed one bit from their obstructionist ways i think, yeah, maybe. >> caller: it doesn't mean that starting january, the world will come to an end. >> caller: yeah, it's gradual. >> caller: and if you ask the people -- fortunately i live in texas, so the previous president i didn't -- i agree with a lot of times, but i will just say that he never asked us to sacrifice anything. he told us to go shopping. >> stephanie: yeah. >> caller: that is -- it's
crazy. >> stephanie: exactly, unless you cut a [ inaudible ] for that last pair of [ mumbling ] shoes. >> stephanie: i should have picked an easier to pronounce shoe. >> keds. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: this is the headlines. they really have not -- they presented another budget where all of the tax rates stay in place. the president may need to say no, we're going off of a cliff if we have to. jay carney yesterday. >> the obstacle continues to be republicans who hope we can hold out this process and still deliver tax cuts to millionaires
and billionaires. >> stephanie: let's go some chick talk -- here is my friend -- we talked about this at the top of the hour. wow there is a long intro on that one -- ♪ i think she gets up in the night and burns the blinds ♪ ♪ was jacki schechner ♪ >> stephanie: good morning, jacki schechner. >> i read the news and i go spelunking. >> stephanie: gop stumbles with women since election day. [♪ "world news tonight" theme ♪] >> they did appoint that one woman to counter balance the 19 white men that headed up committees, so they get it. >> stephanie: except that is known the housekeeping committee, literally. here is a french maid outfit.
>> and a feather duster. >> stephanie: yeah. republicans promised to change how they reach out to the female electorate. >> let's have more rape talk. that will reign us in. >> stephanie: right. 2012 is the year of the rape gaffe. >> because there was more than one. >> it was a very rapy year. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: some republicans have promised a change to show women the gop is for them. [ laughter ] >> if -- yeah, if you want to go back to the 50s sure. >> stephanie: right. >> they are so very us. >> stephanie: i was mentioning this to you at the top of the hour. some republicans show that romney won white women to point out that republicans don't have a problem with women. but it was six points worse than
his support among white men. so they are really parsing here aren't they? >> yes, i don't know what they are pointing out there. if you are a women who believes in equal rights equal pay, control over your reproductive rights, i can imagine there was anything about mitt romney. >> stephanie: all of those chick demands. >> if we just stop waging that unfortunate war on men. >> yeah cut it out. >> stephanie: i love when they talk amongst themselves the focus on reformers has been on tone rather than substance. they don't need to budge the parties opposition to abortion rights to win over women, but it needs to be more careful with
its words. just say it nicely. you don't have a choice to pick anything. now be a lamb and stop talking about equal pay. >> maybe we can get paul ryan to take his shirt off more. >> stephanie: exactly. and the war on sandra fluke continues. she was come nated as a con fender times person of the year so that led to another redo on calling her a slut essentially. >> that poor woman. she spoke out on something that most of us believe in which is the opportunity to have access to contraception and to make choices about our own bodies and what we would like to do and now she has become sort of the poster child for republicans to beat up on and it is unfortunately. >> she could have had an aspirin to hold between her knees.
>> right. >> stephanie: the person of the year nomination will put her up there with adolph hitler. >> really? >> she has got to be one tough cookie, i will give her that. >> yeah. >> she's tough, because -- you know the things that people will say about you online. and she just getting assailed over and over and over again. >> stephanie: chris will tell you, i don't know. when he says have you read your -- fill in the blank -- facebook -- i'm like no. >> well you never read the comments. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: sometimes you can get drawn in because there are good ones -- >> yeah for every nice one there are 15 peoples who hate you. >> stephanie: yeah and romney
lumped chicks in among the people that got gifts. [ applause ] >> stephanie: so it's another edition of they still don't get it. >> i can't wait to hope my christmas and hanukkah presents and have it be condoms. >> stephanie: yay! wait a minute, i'm gay. mitt you are a bad shopper. >> something tells me he is a bad shopper. >> stephanie: yeah he goes to 7-eleven on christmas eve. >> yes. >> stephanie: thank you, jacki schechner! love you. >> my pleasure. >> yay! [ applause ] >> stephanie: let's goo to mike in philly. welcome. >> caller: hi, steph, i was wondering if the president could sign all the of those tax [ inaudible ] and then come out with a bill to cut middle relief for the middle -- relief and
then if republicans would have to vote against it and in the 2014 election the tea party will be exposed. >> stephanie: right. and mike done forget we have a better congress coming in. >> caller: exactly. it seems like they ain't happy -- if the rich's tax go higher they have to see more suffering. if they have to pay more we pay a little more. >> stephanie: yeah. >> caller: and how about [ inaudible ] [ inaudible ] right next to where he belongs. >> stephanie: there you go. [ explosion ] >> their heads would official explode. >> stephanie: exactly. i'm starting to warm up to the idea? aren't you? just to have to see joe walsh not to get to vote on something. his final tantrum spinning on his back. [ baby crying ] >> stephanie: bye-bye loser.
>> allen west. >> stephanie: no. who pulls his hair back -- >> kid and play. >> kid and/or play. i think it was kid. >> stephanie: chrisoff in boss season. >> caller: hi. i would like to say two things. first of all, it seems like it is very racial towards the overtones that the gop has been having towards the president -- >> stephanie: do you think so? >> caller: -- complete lack of compromise. >> stephanie: yeah it is so subtle including grover norquist saying we should put a leash on the president. >> caller: yeah it's
ridiculous. and if i read the definition correct, any group of people that try to overthrow the government for their own reasons, i believe in the past they have been arrested for treason, and since they have held the american people hostage maybe we should look into that. >> stephanie: yeah. the president has said they are holding the american people hostage. >> as w would say, they are holding him hostile. >> stephanie: yeah that was a good one. we'll be right back on the "stephanie miller show." >> announcer: call stephanie now. she's easy. 1-800-steph-1-2. ♪
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>> announcer: stephanie miller. ♪ i want to be your lover ♪ ♪ i want to be your mother and your sister too ♪ ♪ want to be your lover ♪ ♪ want to be the only one [ inaudible ] ♪ >> stephanie: yeah it is the "stephanie miller show." welcome to it, 50 minutes after the hour 1-800-steph-1-2 the phone number toll free from anywhere. so we were mentioning -- [♪ "world news tonight" theme ♪] >> stephanie: boner has put together a plan and it is basically the same plan as last time.
this is a serious plan! i was flabbergasted -- >> look at how serious this is. >> if you are still serving thanksgiving leftovers by now, you are trying to kill your guests. >> stephanie: yes. [♪ "world news tonight" theme ♪] >> stephanie: calling for raising the eligible age for medicare lowering cost of living hikes for social security and bringing in $800 billion from tax revenue, none of which comes from rich paying their fair share. >> great. >> stephanie: it relies more on politically sensitive spin cuts that would raise half the $1.6 trillion. that's what he considers serious and non-flabbergasting. >> it's seriously bad. >> stephanie: harry reid said tax rates must raise on the top
2% the sooner the republicans grasp that reality, the sooner we can avoid the fiscal cliff. obama and his allies are less willing to look at these benefits programs after his election last month. >> yeah. >> stephanie: obama possesses far more leverage than he did in the budget talks with boner last year. here we go again, right. >> you act like you won or something. >> stephanie: okay. all right. rhone in chicago. >> caller: hi, stephanie. first time caller so i'm glad i get a chance to get in and talk with you. >> stephanie: okay. >> caller: so many things to talk about, but i wanted to talk about the extremism that i see in the republican party. for me i'm an infantry officer,
a software engineer. i have gone from voting republican and i lose myself as moderate republican, and conservative democrat somewhere in that -- >> stephanie: in the nuggety center. >> caller: yeah. the way this election has gone it has turned me very much to the left. the way the republicans have acted, they are turned me off from their party all together. >> stephanie: we welcome you into the soft cocoon of socialism. [♪ mysterious music ♪] >> stephanie: go ahead. >> caller: but the democratic party is a a very inclusive party. i don't have the same ideals that most republicans have but one thing i have noticed is that you guys are very welcoming to
people with diversity of issues opinions and things like that. >> stephanie: we are a big ginormous tent. but the american people resoundedly voted for president obama's view of this budget. this is what the president ran on. it's what he won on. and poll after poll shows the same thing even among people that didn't vote for him, and yet here we are again. >> caller: exactly. one thing i want to mention, stephanie is one thing president obama had over mitt romney and really over the republicans in general is mitt -- president obama has a much much better understanding of the strategy we have in afghanistan, the strategy that we have in iraq he has a much better
understanding of that strategy than mitt romney. i'll be honest with you stephanie. i did the same type of mission that allen west did. i have done that mission. >> stephanie: right >> caller: and i have had a lot of training in counter insurgency, and the way president obama has understood that concept is much better -- is much more in line -- >> stephanie: mitt romney i think just ended up trying to run against anything obama was for he was just against or it was bad. and i think you are right. it's hard to fault the president on foreign policy. we did what he ran on. >> caller: right. and the thing with iraq -- the strategy we had in iraq was basically -- people got mad because he didn't leave
immediately and people got mad because he didn't stay there long enough. the strategy followed the doctrine of counter insurgency which is you stabilize the government -- you can't just leave. you have to build up a government, police and everything like that and once it is stable then the forces leave and dod contracts come in to advise. >> stephanie: all right. i got to run. but thank you for your service, and thank you for your call. >> caller: thank you. >> stephanie: right? >> right. >> stephanie: smartest boy in class already. >> we need more flint locks. >> stephanie: we don't have enough boats. >> we have no cavalry anymore at all. good heavens. >> it is entirely unacceptable to have a repeat performance of what the american people watched with horror in the summer of
2011. >> stephanie: it's true. it's like bad food repeating on you. when i read this i was like -- >> that's right. it's like you have gurd or something. >> i just think i'm going barf. >> stephanie: yes. [♪ "world news tonight" theme ♪] >> stephanie: boner yesterday -- yes. so how does he think -- this is -- it raises $800 billion. >> right. >> stephanie: we need to raise 1.6. once again, arithmetic the math does not work. it makes to programs of entitlement, boner's proposal does not outline how to approach the debt limit. he said the day of the election i offered a concession. no, you didn't because the math doesn't work. because you are not raising
rates on the rich. and the white house responded with their la-la land offer. i just love the way hi talks. >> i'm flabbergasted by the la-la -- >> stephanie: yeah. blah, blah blah. basically the president's budget from last february. yes, well he won the election. he said we could respond in kind, and what we're pitting forward is a credible plan. >> it's a serious plan. >> stephanie: he said he last talked to the president on wednesday. and might run into him at tonight's holiday party. >> oh great. >> stephanie: awkward. say it with mebp
[♪ theme music ♪] >> stephanie: hello, current tv world. here we are. what? i was confused. >> by what? >> stephanie: we have representative sandy -- >> levin. >> stephanie: i was not going to mispronounce that. >> okay. >> stephanie: it is a bad nightmare repeating, isn't it jacki? >> the fiscal cliff negotiations? >> stephanie: yes. >> i love that they don't include the tax cuts for the middle class or the expiration for the bush tax cuts for the
top 2%. and they are like here is our offer. if you are going to make a deal at least deal something somebody actually wants. >> yeah. >> stephanie: serious plan. they are like they won the election. >> it is totally farfetched and they are like i don't understand why he doesn't want it. >> stephanie: all right. here she is jacki schechner in the current news. >> good morning. we already know that ashley judd can show a much wider range of emotion that some. she has been taking steps to assess her options when it comes to running for office. she is doing opposition research on herself to see where she might be most vulnerable. mcconnell will be running for
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left now. >> as of 15 minutes ago there were two left. >> stephanie: oh dear. i think three quarters of the orchestra already gone so hurry. we have been talking about the fiscal cliff, it is like we can just dial back to last summer and yet what has hand since this then [♪ "jeopardy" theme music ♪] >> stephanie: oh, i know the president won in a landslide. [ applause ] >> stephanie: good morning representative sandy levin. >> good morning. >> stephanie: let me borrow a term from john boehner, i am flabbergasted by the budget which they put forward, which is basically paul ryan's budget right? >> more or less. i mean it's basically a repeat. they come up with revenues but they won't touch tax rates, and they don't really say how they
get the revenues. they would get it from what they call loopholes, deductions. they don't specify where it would come from so really it's a combination of the ryan budget, and what romney -- governor romney began to say toward the end of the election when he was worried a they were being tabbed as the party of the very wealthy, so he said well we won't lower taxes on the very wealthy, because we'll get ahold of loop holds and deductions, but they never said what they were and they continue to evade. but mainly they evade the basic question, are we going to keep the high income tax breaks or are we not? and if they insist on keeping them, they are going to take themselves and the country over the cliff. >> stephanie: uh-huh.
this is -- we have been saying -- i don't think this is fooling anybody. they keep putting forth something that looks like the appearance of compromise and it isn't. why does there seem to be no realization of the fact that they lost on this budget issue on their side? >> i think it is because they are in denial. they keep on saying that there was no real election result; that we had a dead lock. >> stephanie: right. and that isn't true. >> stephanie: that's right. well they wrote a letter to the president -- boehner and six other house republicans, they insisted the election return obama to the white house and the gop return to the house requires both parties to come together in a fairground. but we know that didn't happen.
i think everybody is aware, right, that it is the gerrymandering that has returned -- what they are calling middle ground is not middle ground right? >> it isn't middle ground and there wasn't a dead locked election. they forget a couple of things number 1 that there was an election, and the people spoke, and number two if you look at every survey -- i guess the second point is in this campaign there was a clear, clear outline by the president of where he stood, no secret. there had to be a continuation of the middle class tax cut, and an end of the tax cut for the very wealthy in -- in 2010 they got over 90%, the upper 1% -- 90% over that of the income growth and the third point, the surveys show after
the election all of them -- that if you ask people should there be continuation of the middle class tax cuts? yes. should there be a continuation of the tax cuts for the very wealthy? no. the surveys are very clear. >> stephanie: this basically feigning shock at economic proposals that the president has put forward many times before and the voters just voted for, for mitch mcconnell to say he burst out laughing and john boehner to say he was flabber -- flabbergasted it is incredible. >> essentially they come up with a status quo proposal. >> stephanie: right. and the status quo that just lost. >> yeah, they are status quo, and that -- so that won't work.
>> stephanie: representative what -- is nancy pelosi -- are we going -- is she going to put that forward this week in the house? the voting on the middle class tax cuts? >> absolutely. we have a discharge petition that's being filed at noon almost as we speak, in an hour three quarters it will be put forth and congressman walsh from minnesota and myself will sign it and we'll ask other democrats to sign it and i hope the republicans will sign it. essentially what it says is take up the senate bill. we all agree that the middle class tax cuts should be continued. let's do it. and we'll see. >> stephanie: right. >> the republicans instead essentially are acting as if -- if there's a cliff, there's a way to not go over it by doing everything except what the president insisted during
the campaign needed to be done and the people spoke. >> stephanie: yep, that's right. well if you had to make a prediction today how this is going to play out, what would you say? >> i said yesterday i'm optimistic, and the reason is that -- you know, often in elections issues in campaigns -- issues are fuzzy. this issue wasn't fuzzy. this issue was clear-cut. >> stephanie: yeah it's essentially the largest issue the president ran on i think. >> i think it was that the auto companies, the 47% analysis of -- of -- statement of the governor. no, no. i think -- i think sometimes elections don't have clear messages. this time there was a clear message, and you can argue is a clear message a mandate or not? a clear message is at the very
least a clear message. that's why i'm optimistic. the republicans have cornered themselves and essentially made norquist kind of their referee. they are going to have to end that. >> stephanie: yep, absolutely. representative good luck this week. >> thanks we need a bit of that. >> stephanie: thanks so much. >> the main thing is to keep mighting. >> stephanie: that's right. we'll talk to you again soon. [ applause ] >> stephanie: maybe we should send some norquill along for everybody in congress. they need to decide who they are more loyal to the united states constitution or the grover norquist. >> what is it? >> been i can't sleep. >> here try this. >> norquill.
>> norquill the shut the [ censor bleep ] up so we can get something done medicine. available liquid or suppositories. [ applause ] >> stephanie: yes go ahead. >> caller: yesterday on hurricane irene huckabee's show he went on and on and on about how dare bob costas talk about gun control. >> stephanie: oh boy. he is not even in politics. he just said something reasonable. like this domestic situation would not have resolved this way if he didn't have a gun. >> caller: and any situation that they can be on the wrong side of they find it tweet it
say it and it drives me insane. >> stephanie: exactly. and bob costas is satan now. >> we'll have some of that coming up in right-wing world. >> stephanie: good tease. nicely done. >> stephanie: thank you. >> stephanie: jay carney. >> what we hope for is specificity from republicans. >> stephanie: and they gone none. [ buzzer ] >> stephanie: this is what mitt romney was criticized for, was he was not specific. >> uh-huh. >> stephanie: and the math just does not work. jay carney again. >> making vague promises about achieving revenue through capping deductions or closing loopholes simply doesn't add up to a serious proposal. >> stephanie: yes, exactly. -- their proposal is the one that is unserious. >> flabbergasted about it's
unserousness,ness,ness. >> stephanie: it's like oh please boner. did he rehearse that? oh my god, you can't be serious. i'm flabbergasted -- because you already commented on it back in october. he literally -- boner literally said i have never seen anything like it. >> it's outrageous. >> computer says yes. >> stephanie: yes, you have. >> flabbergasted! >> stephanie: i'm telling you he rehearsed at the tavern. >> an outrage! i'm turning orange with outrage. flabbergasted! >> stephanie: fifteen minutes after the hour right back on the "stephanie miller show." >> announcer: i don't let those screeches bother me.
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awesome hate letter from someone named matt. the subject line is treason, and they are referring to me. [ bell chimes ] [ applause ] >> and your reasoning is. >> stephanie: there's know caps. there's a lot of bad punctuation in my hate mail. >> you know who else doesn't use caps? >> stephanie: who? >> you. >> stephanie: i do. >> no you don't. >> stephanie: it seems like he lacked energy in this hate letter. matt writes you are a communist [ censor bleep ] -- that would be the c word >> oh. >> stephanie: and pigbitch. all one word. >> that's new. >> stephanie: yeah. i apologize, he did capitalize liar. >> in the middle of the sentence? >> stephanie: right.
>> you are not supposed to capitalize a word like that -- >> stephanie: and why not capitalize communist [ censor bleep ]. >> in german, they do capitalize all of the nouns. guess who capitalized all of his nouns, hitler. >> stephanie: all right. let's refer, communist [ censor bleep ] and bigbitch. you are a liar as is that rat sitting next to you. i don't know which one -- >> stephanie: jim sits next to you. i sit across from you. >> what lies did we aledgedly tell? >> stephanie: i don't know rat. you better get your un-american pig ass to china. >> pigbitch. >> stephanie: right. [ applause ] >> stephanie: so that's, you
know an ordinary day for me. how many all y'alls open your indexes and get stuff like that. >> not every day. >> stephanie: have you ever been called a pigbitch? >> never. >> you don't read your twitter feed either. >> stephanie: is that a problem? >> no. [♪ "world news tonight" theme ♪] >> stephanie: okay. i teased this and then forgot to do it. you know what the latest obama conspiracy theory is? >> what? >> stephanie: that he is trying to get a third term. >> oh right. [♪ "world news tonight" theme ♪] >> stephanie: he'll need a third term to get the rest of your guns. >> oh. >> stephanie: quarter stands
burry is now trying to cash in on some of the public's dislike of president obama. on monday over a listener previously devoted to newt gingrich's presidential campaign, he warned that president obama is secretly trying to seek a third term. [♪ mysterious music ♪] >> stephanie: he said the election was actually at steak was whether or not he will have a third term. [♪ dramatic music ♪] >> uh-huh. >> stephanie: but he can't because it's in the constitution that a president can only serve two terms. >> stephanie:. [ cuckoo clock chimes ] >> stephanie: world net bailey to spread sanatorium. the conservative news -- rick santorum will be joining the slate of commentators as an exclusive columnist. it will appear every monday just to mark your calendars.
[ applause ] >> okay then. >> stephanie: get some santorium on your -- what? your world nut daily. >> hum. >> stephanie: let's go to marcy. welcome. >> caller: hey, i have two observations to make. i know you guys touched upon this yesterday about david gregory and meet the press with grover and i'm still flabber gsaed over how david gregory -- first of all i think they should change the name to be meet the pushover. i have never seen anybody throw more marshmallows at somebody and not get an answer on anything. and my second observation is when claire mccaskill said i met him. he is nice. but who is he? and this is where grover gets his strength. he has flown under the radar for 20 years, and have these people signing these pledges, and he is
more in touch with those senator, because he is just a lobbyist -- >> stephanie: and the premise of almost every meet the press turned out to be wrong. >> caller: right. >> stephanie: and i couldn't wait to tune in the meet the press right after the election -- >> caller: right. >> stephanie: we played this over and over david gregory literally asked do you think president obama should bring mitt romney in to negotiate the fiscal cliff. >> caller: i think my brain unattached from my spine when i heard that. [ laughter ] >> caller: i can't -- david gregory should be ashamed of himself, and i really think they need to change it to meet the pushover. and the democrats have to understand that that's how grover got his power is flying
under the radar. nobody knows who this guy is. >> stephanie: that's right. >> caller: some of these senator are realigning themselves with him now. >> stephanie: i know. >> caller: they say i would break the pledge, but now -- i can't remember the one senator's name, but he called up and grover just gave him a what for, and he goes i'm sorry. i'm sorry. i'm like are you kidding me? >> stephanie: sorry grover. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: you should never have to say sorry to anybody named grover. >> exactly. >> stephanie: all right. we'll get the latest on what charlie pierce thinks on the >> wow! i've never seen anything like this. >> when disaster strikes sometimes the only way out is to look within. current tv digs deep into the
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laughing with me ♪ >> stephanie: good morning, charlie pierce. >> i'm falling it off the cliff? >> stephanie: what did you call it? the gentel fiscal incline. >> that's right. it's like they have taken all of any bad things about any way they cover on-coming hurricanes and transplanted them. >> stephanie: yeah. i love your stuff on this week. because i misplaced the remote in my hotel and throwing a shoe through a television is frowned upon my most hotel chains i came across mornings with joe. the president just won election on this issue, and it really is -- as you call it mock horror, right?
>> yeah i think even in his -- his quivering heart of hearts john boehner knows the essential parameters of the deal are going to be what geithner laid out, not what he laid out. >> stephanie: yeah. we have been mocking him about i have never seen anything like this. yes, you do. it's what he ran on. >> exactly. i think this is a little bit better than the offer the president made last time. >> stephanie: yes, because he won an election in the meantime. >> right. there has to be some acknowledgment that if any issue at all was litigated, it was this one. >> stephanie: yep. you say i have come to the conclusion most of the mock horror comes in the dilution that government should be handled more like a business. the clear basis for almost all
of the anguish and garment rending inside the beltway. it's like you say, this is sort of impolite of the president. >> exactly. look at the lineup on david gregory's show. there hasn't been a single labor leader for two weeks now. >> stephanie: right. >> bob corker and lindsay graham, both of whom enjoys a government-run single health payer system graham enjoys two of them say if we don't slash medicare we're going to end up like greece. well that's just stupid. >> stephanie: yeah. but you know this is what i have been talking about all morning. and i couldn't stop playing that clip for you from david gregory.
sunday after the election should the president bring in mitt romney to negotiate the fiscal cliff. maybe the fact that grover norquist has a seat at the table, as if he won this election. >> i can see putting him in there, but the party is at least pretending to run away from him right now. >> stephanie: right. >> for all of the people who are running away from him, i think we should notice we are essentially arguing to bring the top marginal rate back up into the lower 30s. >> stephanie: exactly. i love the way you state. you say i have said it more than once it's not the president's job to tame john boner's tax reform um. he has no obligation to water these down just to get a deal down just for the sake of
appearances. i mean that's exactly it. the president has more leverage than he obviously had last summer. >> and -- and -- if boehner can't control his caucus then he shouldn't be speaker, unless they are absolutely convinced that eric cantor can't get the vote. >> stephanie: yes. charlie how do you see this playing out? >> i'm still very -- i'm still -- i'm about to harsh stephanie's mellow here -- i'm a little bit worried that the president might have that little tinker bell on his shoulder saying make a deal just to make a deal. >> oh, dear. >> but i think there will be stimulus no substantive cuts to
medicare benefits. i don't believe there will be any touching of social security but i'm not entirely saying that won't come up down the road. but whatever deal is stwruk is going to be within the universe you know, set out by geithner's original proposal. >> stephanie: that's good news but i'm reading a story, gop leaders may be pondering a deal on taxes. letting the top marginal rates go up blah blah blah. i have been saying like there is part of me -- if they stick with where they are now, why don't we go down as you call it the gentle fiscal incline. i'm warming up to that idea. >> i think the choice between no deal and a bad deal is easy. it's no deal. >> stephanie: right. >> because not everything will happen at once. >> stephanie: that's right. that's why as charlie pierce
says a gentle fiscal incline. >> that's right. >> stephanie: it can be fixed when we come back with a better congress. >> that's right. but harry reid is going to have some [ inaudible ] young ladies when they come back too. [ laughter ] >> the senate really doesn't have much to do here thank you james madison, but we never envisioned a house like this by the way. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: exactly. charlie obviously you cover sports and we had a caller bring up bob costas and it really is incredible, isn't it? the right-wing has gone insane bob costas is satan now. >> it's ablazing to me the amount -- it's a real triumph
for the organized right -- the number of things aren't in the discussion anymore. he said more than either candidate did the entire campaign. >> yes. he spent less than 30 seconds on it. >> and all he did was allewd to the possibility of discussing sensible gun control. he didn't advocate it, or endorse the brady bill he just said maybe this guy wouldn't have found it so easy to kill his girlfriend and then shoot himself in the head if we weren't convinced that this kind of collateral damage is an unnecessary biproduct of our freedom. >> stephanie: you are right. you have take that right out of the discussion and you are right. that's insane.
>> if it comes umpire to are football game everybody goes into hysterics. i can remember when every political campaign included an discussion about gun control. and now it is not even discussed anymore. >> stephanie: yeah. >> i can -- the idea that bob costas is considered brave and is for broaching such remarkable ideas is an indication of what is to come. >> stephanie: yeah. love ya charlie pierce. >> thanks charlie. >> stephanie: bye-bye. >> i always say they should do thes [ inaudible ] first. >> stephanie: yes. how about those -- the owners -- can you imagine watching someone do it right in
front of you? >> and then the team took a vote whether or not to play on sunday, and they played and broke like an 8-game losing streak so i don't know how they did that. >> stephanie: all right. lou in texas, welcome. >> caller: hey, stephanie this is the first time i have called anybody about anything. >> stephanie: ever? >> caller: ever. >> stephanie: wow. you are more of a shut-in than i am. sorry go ahead. >> caller: well i have a lot of things to say, but really they seem to fall on deaf ears. i was listening to all of this stuff about the political arena, and the democratics and the republicans, and the news media likes to label everything left right, center moderate liberal, conservative, what have you. >> stephanie: uh-huh. >> all of these guys have been
elected from their home states to go to d.c. to represent us and do what is right for the country. >> stephanie: yep. >> not their agenda. >> stephanie: yeah that's right. and the country spoke very clearly in this election. all right. he has never called anybody about anything ever? >> wow. not since alexander graham bell. >> stephanie: watson come here. linda in florida real quick. hi linda. >> caller: hey, stephanie how are you? >> stephanie: good go ahead. >> caller: i'm so excited we just bought your last two vip tickets to the d.c. show. >> stephanie: awesome. [ applause ] >> caller: and we don't have any idea who is going to take care of our eleven animals yet, but we needed to do what we needed to do first which was to grab
those tickets. >> stephanie: yes. although i'm an animal fan, so now i'm concerned. >> i put on an event for a no-kill shelter we have here. and i'm recuperating from a dog bite that i got from my own event, which is ironic right? >> stephanie: that is ironic. all right. honey see you in dc. >> caller: all right. good night. [ applause ] >> stephanie: maybe she needs to build an arc or something. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: forty-six minutes after the hour right back on the "stephanie miller show." >> announcer: i got her number off of the men's room stall, 1-800-steph-1-2. (vo) when the clock runs out when the last card is played what will be remembered? explore the lives of the famous and infamous who changed our world forever. experience the drama,
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let's go to dan in chapel hill. >> caller: good morning, stephanie and guys. i want today explain to john boehner that bush put us on like a black friday sale for the country, and now the sale is over, so we have to go back or we'll go out of business. little complaint i saw your pictures on facebook and they are really sexy and i always thought of you as like a big sister, and now i have this creepy feeling. [ laughter ] >> caller: the hate letters you get are really lame. i think we should have a competition that we have the best hate her to you. >> stephanie: okay. >> caller: we have to have misspellings -- >> stephanie: no punctuation, no grammar, made up words like pigbitch. >> caller: exactly. >> stephanie: all right. thank you, honey. >> you must see stars and little
birdies flying around your head. >> stephanie: yes. tim geithner. >> i can't promise that. that is a decision that lies in the hands of the republicans that are now opposing increases in tax rates. if we can't afford the reality, then we have a basis for an agreement that would be very good for the american people. >> stephanie: not a good sign that boner just put through the warmed up paul ryan budget or as he calls it a serious offer. >> we put a serious offer up there, but though white house has responded with virtually nothing. >> because he is just doing what the american people want. screw the american people! i'm flabbergasted. [♪ "world news tonight" theme ♪] >> stephanie: three big whoppers after voters rejected
economic proposals they sought the appearance of compromise -- >> oh. >> stephanie: it's like a butter-like substance -- [ bell chimes ] >> gee your hair smells like compromise. >> stephanie: this all right showing benefits only the wealthiest of americans. it's the same [ censor bleep ] different day. exactly. the major myths? the republicans have used -- feigning shock at the proposals and boner has seen before. in that was my favorite part after the flabbergasted, i have never seen anything like it! [ bell chimes ] [ applause ] >> really? >> stephanie: boner pretending to encounter obama's economic plan for the first time --
>> this is outrageous! i'm flabbergasted! >> stephanie: oh the light turned green i'm flabbergasted! oh look -- >> yellow? what does that mean? >> stephanie: i'm flabbergasted! he said we laid it all for them dozens of ways to raise revenue. on sunday he was pressed to provide details, he dodged answering. it's all of these loopholy something -- this but they are not specified. myth number 3, obama has put $400 billion of unspecified cuts on the table. he claimed obama's -- i'm serious -- proposal -- >> he is a drama queen.
>> mine is serious. theres isn't serious! i'm flabbergasted. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: the programs have existed for quite sometime. here he is. >> they won the election. they must have forgotten that republicans continue to hold the majority in the house, but the president's idea of negotiation is roll over and do what i ask. >> objection. >> we need to find common ground and find it quickly. >> oh shut up. >> stephanie: common ground -- >> common ground do what i tell you to do. >> stephanie: how about the same thing you just -- >> yeah. >> stephanie: tom [ inaudible ] republican of oklahoma. >> i'm certain if this is not good enough for the white house, we will go over the fiscal cliff. this is a compromise on taxes -- >> stephanie: no it's not.
and the aforementioned drama queen, lindsay gram. >> i'm pretty sure we have going over the cliff. >> good heavens! >> stephanie: oh, my god! i think we're going over the [ inaudible ] -- [ screaming ] >> stephanie: thank got i still have tara. >> are you implying that lindsay graham has warn pearls in his life? >> stephanie: no! >> his real name is ashley. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: frankly he does give a damn. he does. come on. fifty-eight minutes after the hour. right back on the "stephanie miller show." ♪ i'm going to be on with the governor tomorrow night. she is awesome. we'll be right back on the "stephanie miller show."
[♪ theme music ♪] >> stephanie: hello, hour number 3, tv world. oh jacki schechner, sanatorium will be spread -- what is the -- word net daily. he is getting a new column for world nut daily. >> i'll put that in my must-read for the day. >> stephanie: right. because he forgot about him and all of the other rapy republicans. he once said republicans should make the best out of a bad
situation. >> and he has not ruled out running again in 2016. >> stephanie: and food stamps are unless because obesity rates are so high. >> so we should starve people? >> stephanie: yes. >> interesting diet. >> stephanie: i can't wait for his weekly column. >> oh, it's only one day a week? >> yes, there is a dark cloud. all right. jacki schechner. >> good morning, the u.s. military is saying the u.s. drone has not been captured. the islamic posted on his website that the drone was captured. the spokesman says u.s. operations there are only confined in the gulf region to international waters and air space. in egypt eight influential daily
papers have shut down for the day in protest of the stop of freedom of expression. thousands are expected to march on the capitol. egypt is now divided into two camps, those who support morsi, and other ultra conservative islamist pitted against youth groups liberals and a large portion of the public. and it's election 2012 secrets revealed, kind of. a comprehensive harvard institute of public politics brought together rivals to debrief what we all went through. some of the highlights include that mitt romney never read clint eastwood's convention speech and president obama
didn't fully commit t alright, in 15 minutes we're going to do the young turks. i think the number one thing that viewers like about the young turks is that we're honest. they know that i'm not bs'ing them with some hidden agenda, actually supporting one party or the other. when the democrats are wrong, they know that i'm going to be the first one to call them out. they can question whether i'm right, but i think that the audience gets that this guy, to the best of his ability, is trying to look out for us.
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>> all right. >> stephanie: and tomorrow is sexy liberal hal sparks? >> yes. >> stephanie: hump days with hal sparks tomorrow. >>abablululy andndhe voicece o spongebob square pants. >> stephanie: yay! terry is a jim fan. jim your boner impersonation is spot on. i think you should call the white house. [ phone ringing ] >> i think the president is awesome. >> stephanie: i'm flabbergasted. >> i'm going to resign just to clear the way for him to take over! >> stephanie: that would be funny. let's start prank calling members of congress. [ applause ] >> all of you guys can just go home. it's over. obama is the ruler of the land and you guys are just wasting
your time. [ laughter ] >> stephanie: okay. and a love letter for me from mike. [♪ romantic music ♪] >> stephanie: so glad video didn't kill the radio show. steph i have always been curious what you look like. i tuned in today and you have my dradel spinning. >> wow. mozzeltoff. >> stephanie: we need to play the dradel song this season. i think in order to keep my fcc license. let's do it now. ♪ [ inaudible ] yummy, i put it
in my mouth, i can feel it in my tommy, i think it's heading south ♪ ♪ oh dradel dradel dradel i made you out my meat oh dradel dradel, dradel you'll soon come out my feet ♪ [ bell chimes ] [ applause ] >> stephanie: all right. let's dive into the right-wing world. >> the tax increase aspect is ridiculous because we don't have a tax or revenue problem we have a spending problem, and when we're looking at entitlements i don't think they should exist. those of you who want to control your own retirement you can opt out of these various programs. you don't have to participate in medicare social security and
that's how we cut entitlements. >> we should have turned over social security to the free market like bush wanted to do. >> geez idiots. >> stephanie: oh boy. not since the ceo of goldman sachs said we can't afford these entitlements anymore has something so irritated me. bill crystal. >> we can say president obama is overreaching. at the end of the day he is selling a very simple message, i want to keep taxes low for middle class americans, and republicans are in the position of looking like they don't care about the middle class. >> stephanie: that would be horrible if people had some sort of impression like that? that would be horrible. >> god! >> stephanie: that would be crazy -- [ cuckoo clock chimes ] >> where do they get this.
>> stephanie: oh really? sarah palin? >> yeah. she keeps showing up. >> barack obama is a socialist. he believes in socialism in redistributing health in confiscating hard-earned dollars of our small businessmen and women so they cannot reinvest their dollars and hire more people and expand. barack obama has not had a budget in the four years he has been in office and not been worried about it and continues to spend recklessly other people's money, and that is a sign of that idea of loving socialism. >> stephanie: okay. i think we can confirm it now, she gets paid by the word. [ bell chimes ] [ applause ] >> stephanie: i'm working on a book right now, the publicer gives you a world count. i think that's what happens.
she is literally filling out the blue book. >> socialism. fill his socialistic socialism -- >> stephanie: and all and forward short also socializing with the -- okay. >> it was really hard to find -- >> small business -- >> stephanie: there is no edit -- >> that's why it went a little bit longer than usual. it was hard to find an edit point to take it out -- >> stephanie: we used to put in a razor blade and cut it all up to ribbons -- >> i still have scars from my first radio job. >> stephanie: our! >> i sliced an artery. >> stephanie: that was just like radio geek talk. nobody knows what we're talking about. >> explain to me this tape. it was on a reel you say?
>> stephanie: oh my god, mom, what are the old people talking about on the radio now. [ laughter ] okay. fox and friends. >> during the big game on nbc, bob costas actually used what happened in kansas city as an execution to call for gun control. >> this ensures that more and more domestic disputes will end in the ultimate tragedy. if he did not possess a gun, he and his girlfriend would still be alive today. >> when people fortunately want to kill other people there's a lot of ways to do it. >> i just don't know if it is appropriate at that time to make that stance. i don't think we really wanted to hear that -- >> stephanie: i don't want that
common sense mixed in with my football. yeah i think it can say that a gun makes it a lot easier. >> you can't knife someone from across the room. >> or strangle someone -- >> from across the way. >> you can run away if somebody tries to strangle you -- >> god. >> stephanie: this is when it happened. >> yeah. >> stephanie: rush limbaugh. >> the republican party, as lincoln's party freed the slaves, but today the truth is obscured by a pack of lies and the lie is that no republican ever saw a slave that he didn't want to own, even today. that's what the elected democrats are saying. it's like margaret singer. planned parenthood is all about family planning. yeah but it's called the elimination of black families.
that's what margaret singer is about. >> what? >> stephanie: he has gone a little off the rails since the election. hasn't he? >> i think he needs to refill his oxycontin prescription. >> allen west compared himself to abraham lincoln yesterday. he was asked what is next for you? he said god closes doors so he can open up greater doors. and always remember abraham lincoln only served one term in congress too. [ applause ] >> he does have two of the same letters in his name so i can see why -- >> what? >> stephanie: and we close for bill o'reilly. >> i had to deal with assaults at christmas. i don't want to do this. but i personally am fed up. the people who want to diminish
the christmas federal holiday are insulting me and you if you are a christian and/or believe in traditional america. >> there are a lot of jewish people in america -- >> stephanie: do you think he actually takes the entire month of december off and these are just old tapes? i think they might be. they use cji to make his hair the proper gray -- >> yeah, or like they did with osama bin laden. >> stephanie: right. it's the same thing every year. >> because they play the same tape every year. >> stephanie: yeah. blah. blah. next year he'll say that war on christmas, blah, blah blah. i told you guys to play the christmas tapes. i want december off. >> there's a restaurant very
near here that are very aggressively pro christmas. they are wishing merry christmas. >> stephanie: yeah, get your face right up in there. bill in arlington, you are on the "stephanie miller show." >> caller: good morning. my wife refers to you guys as the happy news. she won't even listen to the network news anymore. i think this stalemate on capitol hill comes down to a contest between greed and need. the republicans are interested in the greed end of it and the president is interested in the need end of it. >> stephanie: that's right. somebody was saying the other day, bill people don't want a hand out. they want a hand up. that's what we believe in here in america, and on the happy news. ♪ happy, happy, joy, joy, joy ♪
[ applause ] >> stephanie: thank you. fulfilling all of your happy clappy liberal news. >> that's what we do. >> stephanie: thank you. seventeen minutes after the hour. how do we come up with all of our happy news. we have a go to meeting every day. >> yes, we do. >> stephanie: i don't mean to disparage -- >> you got it right. >> stephanie: i always do. >> representative sandy levin would be very proud of you. >> stephanie: as would mark levine. my point is -- have you ever had that horrible marbling video or audio quality dropping out -- >> buffering. >> stephanie: right. none of that in go to meeting. it also gives you the ability to work on the same document at the
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